Child Custody Attorney Serving Riverside, Moreno Valley, Corona, Murrieta, Temecula, Jurupa Valley, Hemet, Menifee & Surrounding Areas and all of the Inland Empire of California
Riverside offers plenty of kid-friendly activities, from the Mission Inn Museum to the March Field Air Museum. Riverside also boasts plenty of spacious parks and hiking trails for kids of all ages.
Riverside, Moreno Valley, Corona, Murrieta, Temecula, & Hemet may have a lot to offer, but that doesn't mean that all of those families who choose to make it their home are without issues. The families of Riverside, Moreno Valley, Corona, Murrieta, Temecula, & Hemet still encounter the same legal issues when facing a divorce, adoption, or custody dispute as any other Californian.
Raising a child can be hard no matter where you live, and raising a child with someone you are not in a relationship with can make it even more complicated.
A skilled Riverside, Moreno Valley, Corona, Murrieta, Temecula, & Hemet child custody attorney will understand the difficult nature of even the idea of spending time away from your child, which is why we focus on positive solutions for everyone involved, especially your child.
Experienced Custody Lawyer in Riverside, Moreno Valley, Corona, Murrieta, Temecula, & Hemet, California
When parents decide to separate or get a divorce their children are necessarily impacted in a variety of ways. Provided they are safe and cared for in an appropriate manner, children have the right to enjoy time with both of their parents even when the parents are no longer together. This also means that California parents owe a duty to their children to co-parent effectively so that their children receive the benefit of that time with both parents.
The family court may make any orders regarding the custody of a child, during the child's minority, that seem necessary or proper (Fam. Code § 3022), if the parents are not able to come to an agreement in child custody mediation.
Our skilled Riverside, Moreno Valley, Corona, Murrieta, Temecula, & Hemet child custody lawyers are here to assist parents in Riverside, Moreno Valley, Corona, Murrieta, Temecula, & Hemet with all of their family law needs.
Experienced Child Custody Lawyers in Riverside, Moreno Valley, Corona, Murrieta, Temecula, & Hemet and all of the Inland Empire
When determining what custody arrangement is in the best interest of a child, a judge may consider many different factors. Some of those factors include:
The health, safety, and welfare of the child (Fam. Code § 3011(a)(1)).
The nature and amount of contact the child currently has with each parent (Fam. Code § 3011(a)(3)).
California Custody Law gives the court a large degree of discretion, and an experienced child custody attorney can help navigate the factors the court may consider in determining child custody in the state of California.
Child Custody Considerations Applied by Family Courts in Riverside, Moreno Valley, Corona, Murrieta, Temecula, & Hemet, California
Custody and visitation orders are made with the child’s best interests as the determining factor. In evaluating what is in a child’s best interest, the court can consider any relevant facts and circumstances, but it must consider any impact that a particular custodial schedule would have on the child’s health, safety, and welfare.
Parents will also either share joint physical custody of their child or one parent will have sole physical or primary physical custody of the child. Physical custody has more to do with where the child will be on any given day and the custody arrangement or schedule the parents will follow.
Additionally, unless a child’s health, safety, and welfare would be undermined, these orders must ensure the child has frequent and continuing contact with both parents. Parental separation is already very complicated, and children often feel torn about the circumstances that will determine where they live, how they will travel, and how much time they get to spend with each parent.
Family Code 3040 (a)(1) also creates a mandate on the family court to consider which parent is more likely to facilitate frequent and continuing contact with the other parent. This provision can create problems for parents who are unable to co-parent and parents who engage in alienating behaviors.
Many child custody cases are filled with complications and intricacies requiring the knowledge and skill of an experienced child custody lawyer. We provide a free consultation to anyone who is seeking to put the best interests of their child first.
How a Child Custody Attorney in Riverside, Moreno Valley, Corona, Murrieta, Temecula, & Hemet Can Help
Navigating the legal landscape of family law in Riverside, Moreno Valley, Corona, Murrieta, Temecula, & Hemet can be frustrating and debilitating, especially when children are involved.
The right attorney can guide you through your family law case, productively reaching child custody agreements outside of court when possible, and vigorously advocating for your interests in court when appropriate.
Contact a California Child Custody Lawyer in Riverside, Moreno Valley, Corona, Murrieta, Temecula, & Hemet Today!
Our Riverside, Moreno Valley, Corona, Murrieta, Temecula, & Hemet, California family law firm fights hard to make the legal system work for our clients. We offer personalized representation to our clients, because no family is the same.
If you or someone you know is dealing with a family law issue, contact our accomplished and dedicated Riverside family law, divorce, and child custody lawyers today by calling (951) 888-3300 or contact us online for a free consultation with our experienced custody attorney, Colleen Sparks, who can guide you through the court process in a prompt and clear manner.
The family attorneys at Talkov Law can help in matters involving:
With an office in Riverside, California, the attorneys at Talkov Law in the Inland Empire provide legal services in the cities of Riverside, Moreno Valley, Corona, Murrieta, Temecula, Jurupa Valley, Hesperia, Hemet, Menifee, Perris, Eastvale, Lake Elsinore, San Jacinto, Beaumont, Wildomar, Banning, Norco, Canyon Lake, Calimesa, and Idyllwild, as well as San Bernardino County.
I had a Custody issue and I was looking for someone to help me. As I called around, all other firms were not answering... or just shrugged me off. I called Talkov Law and got into contact with Colleen. She has been just wonderful since the start of the process. She has kept constant communication with me and has answered all the questions I have. Its amazing to have someone be on top of their game throughout the whole process and be understanding with all the circumstances I have. I am very pleased to have someone like Colleen represent me. I appreciate everything you have done for me and my son, thank you so much C olleen.read more
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I searched long and hard before selecting Talkov Law to represent me in complex legal matters relating primarily to... real estate, probate and a bit of family law. The attorneys at Talkov Law helped me achieve a great outcome in a difficult, heavily litigated case. Attorneys Scott Talkov and Nick Moss came up with creative solutions to bring an end to the disputes on multiple properties. Heartfelt thanks to the Team at Talkov Law!read more
I retain Attorney Colleen Sparks with Talkov Law back in October 2020. Since day one, she has been available to answer... all of my questions, demonstrates she is compassionate about her clients and reliable. We have been happy with the services she's been providing and outcome of my family guardianship case to date.read more
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I couldn't have been more happy with my experience with Talkov Law. I had a child support case and Colleen Sparks was... there for me every step of the way. She was nothing short of AMAZING. Colleen always got back to me the same day I reached out to her and never once made me feel like a bother or a nuisance. I would highly recommended Talkov Law to anybody needing a lawyer. She was sharp, patient, and kind. I would never consider hiring any other lawyer. You will not be disappointed.read more
I have a family issue that I’ve been going through and I contacted Talkov Law. I was able to talk to and work with... Colleen Sparks. She has been nothing short of amazing. She’s been very responsive and understanding and uses facts and evidence to back it up. She’s very level headed and knows her stuff. Very smart person. 100% recommended. She goes above and beyond for you and I can’t say enough good things about her. She’s helping me fight for my son when I thought all hope was lost. Thank you so much Colleen!read more
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I had a real estate issue and contacted Talkov Law. Within minutes Scott contacted me. He was very professional and... extremely knowledgeable. I feel extremely indebted for the help he provided. 5 stars definitely isn't enough. I would recommend Scott without any doubt he would meet your attorney needs. Thank you again Scott.read more
Mr. Scott was very knowledgeable about the topic and clearly answered all of my questions and took his time to make... sure that I understood everything he was saying. He seemed to really care about our case and gave clear advice on what our next steps should be. I definitely recommend going to him for consultation.read more
Mr. Talkov has an excellent legal team. They are experts in their field. Super strong command of the law and getting... people and issues on track. They have tremendous professionalism, respect, and provides solid advice in handling complicated disputes by quickly getting to the core resolution. His leadership, quick wit, strong actions backed with experience and knowledge ranks him as a Super Lawyer again and again! Highly Recommend!read more
I'm glad that I found Talkov Law to resolve all of the complications in my life involving real estate and family law... when I was pulled into someone else's bankruptcy. They clearly explained to me the pros and cons of different strategies to resolve the disputes. I will continue to recommend them to others with similar legal issues!read more
Scott is the best. I knew I would be in good hands based on his reputation, but I was still amazed by how knowledgeable... he was about every little detail of process. He was able to make something that was originally extremely stressful into something that was very smooth. Anything that came up, he would find a solution for rapidly. I will be referring anyone I know that needs legal work to him and his firm.read more
Mr. Talkov helped us to promptly resolve the creditors who were demanding payment after our business shutdown. He... guided us through the process of protecting our home to secure we have a place to live now and into the future. The bankruptcy was over in a matter of a few weeks. I'm glad our attorney had a positive relationship with with the trustee. Thank you so much!!!read more
"Thank you to Talkov Law for promptly resolving our landlord-tenant dispute. Before you came on board, our tenant had... hired an attorney to make up claims about our property. However, you swiftly put an end to this on favorable terms. Thanks again."read more
Thank you Mr Scott helping our company to handle tough case with mean landlord. for the bad economy situation we want... to terminated lease peacefully and meanwhile the landlord do not want to do it. and make problems even want put us on court. Mr Scott and his professional service to make talk to landlord more easy. and finally solve the issue. will strongly recommend friend to his law firm.read more
I was provided with excellent service and sound legal advice to navigate through my pending legal issues. I am so... thankful to find Scott during my situation. He is very knowledgeable and is the best at what he does. I will be recommending him to many people in the future.read more
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I am very fortunate that I found Scott to represent me. The Riverside Court judge seemed familiar with his work and... even deferred to his legal expertise. Not only was his legal advice spot-on, but the case turned out exactly as he predicted. I'm glad I wasn't fooled by his young appearance- he knows exactly what he's doing. I wish I had found Scott years earlier as the favorable court ruling has changed the future of my business!read more